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Wed: First Beta: 98.23

Friday: Second Beta: 316.7 -> Which the nurse said was great.

When we finally got the call regarding our second beta, it was late in the day. 475 more words

Accepting My Donor Conceived Child

I am moving ahead with IVF using a donor egg and donor sperm. I have recently gone through the process of selecting an egg donor and have found it unexpectedly difficult. 338 more words


Crystals for fertility and conception

Trying for a baby is a very exciting time in a couple’s life but sometimes it can be a little overwhelming too. With rules on what you should and shouldn’t do it can be difficult to relax at a time when you would wish for relaxation to be top of your priority list.  420 more words

Crystal Healing

The Pros and Cons of Freezing Your Eggs

Confession: I’m afraid my eggs will poop out on me before I’m done having kids. But the thing is, I’m not ready to have more children just yet — I want to buy a house, write a few books, travel with only one small human, sleep … so what’s a girl to do? 157 more words

It's my party and I can cry if I want to...

Here is the truth.

Sometimes I feel terribly sorry for myself.

If you haven’t realized that before about me, than you obviously haven’t been reading my posts. 1,226 more words

New Perspective

It is amazing how much a vacation can help!!  I really hesitated to spend the money on a vacation when we are facing such an expensive battle, and most of our infertility endeavours will be taking on debt.   809 more words


The temperature is up...

Yesterday I had really bad ovary pains. This morning my temperature was up. If this was an ovulation I will be so happy I might do cartwheels around the house. 64 more words